Mobile communications networks

J. Dunlop (Inventor), D. Girma (Inventor), J. Irvine (Inventor), R.C. Atkinson (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


A mobile communications network (20) comprises a local exchange (24) or mobile switching center effectively connected to a plurality of cell site switches (22), each cell site switch (22) being effectively connected to a cluster (14) of base station transceivers (13). The connection between each cell site switch (22) and the respective cluster (14) is formed by a common bus (21) to which each base station transceiver (13) in the cluster and the pertaining cell site switch (22) is directly connected.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberUS5442682
Publication statusPublished - 2006


  • mobile communication
  • mobile communication systems


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